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Hi All,

fdisk -l in linux equals in fdisk option in Solaris

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Old 05-12-2011
U have to use format and then select disk and then you can modify the disk parameters from there or u can use prtvtoc /dev/rdsk/c0t1d0s2 but the o/p will be lil complex to understand
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